Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership and vision, global leaders ranging from the U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to World Bank Chairman Jim Yong Kim described him as the “driving force” of India’s growth engine during the inauguration of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit
Mr. Jim said that Mr. Modi and his government were quickly putting in place the building blocks for even more rapid growth, streamlining the national regulatory structure, using public funds more efficiently and promoting social inclusion.
British Minister of State for Trade and Investment Lord Livingston said:We are excited with PM Modi’s vision of smart cities.
Australia’s Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb and Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander said they consider Gujarat as the “growth engine” of India
Japanese auto giant Suzuki Corp’s chairman Osamu Suzuki said Gujarat was superior in terms of infrastructure and administration.
Osamu Suzuki said:India is becoming consolidated into one economic identity under the able leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mr. Suzuki added: Gujarat is definitely supportive in administration and policies. I urge each and every investor to follow our path and invest in Gujarat, just as we did.